Posted by anonymous on Thursday, November 29, 2007 at 8:51pm.
juile is making a nacklace out of red, green, and white beads. she strings the beads in order shown above and and continues the pattern. each bead is 1/4 inch in diameter. how many beads of each color will she need to make a necklace 24 inches long?

math  Ms. Sue, Thursday, November 29, 2007 at 9:04pm
Since each bead is 1/4 inch in diameter, the necklace will have 4 beads per inch. Multiplying 4 by 24 gives you 96 beads all together.
Divide 96 by 3 to find the number of each color of beads she'll use.

math  Jen, Thursday, November 29, 2007 at 9:05pm
32 beads of each color
each group of beads is 3/4 inch long and 24 divided by 3/4 = 32 groups or 32 of each bead

math  Anonymous, Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 10:13pm
4cm
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